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Mount Rothwell Conservation and Research Centre

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5 Rothwell Rd | aka Mt Rothwell, Biodiversity Interpretation Centre: Facebook has recent info, Little River, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3211, Australia
+61 434 295 355
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Endangered species Spotlight tour on Melbourne's doorstep

Mt Rothwell is the largest predator free ecosystem in Victoria. The property is exclusively managed... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
sandrewk2017
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Amazing experience

I enjoyed visiting Mt Rothwell, with school/scouts trip in helping maintain Rock Wallabies and the... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2016
grab71812
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Melbourne, Australia
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18 Jan 2018
“Endangered species Spotlight tour on Melbourne's doorstep”
15 Jul 2016
“Amazing experience”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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5 Rothwell Rd | aka Mt Rothwell, Biodiversity Interpretation Centre: Facebook has recent info, Little River, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3211, Australia
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+61 434 295 355
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Mt Rothwell is the largest predator free ecosystem in Victoria. The property is exclusively managed for the conservation of some of Australia’s most threatened faunal species, including the Eastern Barred Bandicoot, Brush-tailed Rock Wallaby, Rufous Bettong and Eastern Quoll. The Spotlight Tour allows you to...More

1  Thank sandrewk2017
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

I enjoyed visiting Mt Rothwell, with school/scouts trip in helping maintain Rock Wallabies and the Quoll's habitat. It was extremely interesting visit, as there is an abundance of endangered animals that you have the opportunity to observe. The landscape is also really lovely.

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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Mount Rothwell is a hidden gem outside of Little River. If you like Australian native animals and supporting local conservation efforts then a night tour at this place is a must-do. BYO torches and sturdy shoes and prepare to be able to get up close...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2015

went here as part of a school trip, not always open to the public! But it has species that are endangered and extinct in the wild. We were studying Eastern Barred Bandicoots in school, they are extinct in the wild but are growing strong in...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2014

The Mount Rothwell Conservation Centre is located some 27 kilometers west of Werribee in an area devoid of many buildings or other landmark features to find your way there. However if you are fortunate enough to decide to go you will not be disappointed especially...More

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